The Good Trade

Why Education Is Sustainable For International Development: A Conversation With Love Does

Never before has education been so crucial for economic and social progress, especially in countries with cycles of extreme poverty and violence. To learn more about education as a sustainable form of international development, we recently sat down with Love Does, an organization focused on human rights and education around the globe. Founded in 2002 by Bob Goff, Love Does was originally created to help fight sex trafficking in India. Now, 15 years later, the US-based organization works in five
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The Good Trade

10 Conscious Travel Magazines Inspiring Wanderlust + Cultural Appreciation

Vision | Purpose-driven media telling stories about nature & culture - specifically celebrating human & non-human subjects at the risk of extinction Articles That Inspire Us | People Of The Yak: Bhutan’s Brokpa Herders, Cutting It Fine: Hand-Mowers Of Addison County, Vermont Named one of the best Independent Travel Magazines by The Guardian, The New York Times calls Jungles in Paris an artistic armchair travel platform. The online publication produces short, focused stories that invite readers
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Harness Magazine

PERMISSION TO BLEED

We live in a world of band-aids and aspirin, a culture obsessed with to-do lists and the belief that there is never enough time. Our inner wounds often scare us, forces us to turn the other way. And not because we are intentionally avoiding self-care, but rather because we are too busy. We comfort ourselves by believing everything will work itself out. So we deny our inner bleeding, we focus on life’s everyday problems. We learn to adapt and take on daily hurdles like mini jigsaw puzzles.
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I'm a writer, creator, activist, and traveler hailing from Colorado, now living in London. 

I believe in the power of words and sharing authentic stories from discarded places and overlooked people in the world. I seek to find depth and meaning in normality and to share my findings with readers.

I am currently a Staff Writer at The Good Trade and have contributed lifestyle and travel essays to various online publications.